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Catalog Number 2004.69.4
Object Name Certificate, Achievement
Title Certificate of Taylor-Forbes Ltd. staff that volunteered for Active Service with Canada's Fighting Forces, circa 1940
Date circa 1940
Year Range from 1939
Year Range to 1946
Description Certificate of staff members of Taylor Forbes Ltd. that volunteered for active service with Canada's Fighting Forces in World War II. The poster is on cream coloured card stock with a red and cream coloured border. At the top, in full colour, is the Canadian crest with the coats of arms representing the provinces at the time surrounding the crest. The crest has the lion on one side, the unicorn on the other, the Canadian coat of arms in the center, a lion with a crown on top and "A MARI USQUE AD MARE" Below the crest is "For King and Country members of Taylor-Forbes Limited who have volunteered for active service with Canada's Fighting Forces". Below that is a decorative design of leaves with a sword that divides two columns but only one column is filled with names of volunteers. At the bottom of the poster is another decorative design of leaves but this one also has three crests.
People Owen, Fred
Saunders, Archie
Stephenson, George
Stride, Ronald L.
Watson, George
Zygmont, Walter
Brown, George
Dameran, E.
Stephenson, Theodore
Davison, W.
Dolby, Allen
Gaskell, Johnathan
King, Kenneth
Nicholas, Grant
Peplow, William J.
Ritchie, James
Stride, Fred
Turton, Roy
Search Terms World War II
Taylor-Forbes Company Limited
Dimensions 52.2 cm long x 30 cm wide